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# Flaunt It is an exhibition and social event in Southampton featuring Tony Spencer, Peter McGinnis and Jilly Evans, who present a visual comment on current society, disability, humanity, ritual, and positive phycology.
This blog will serve as a record of the steps I take to realise a bronze sculpture for the lawn of Sandham Memorial Chapel
Chromatic compass, a recent painting that encapsulates my passion for colour and geometry. Futuristic angles and vivid colours (including metallic ones , i.e., silver) both collide into a striking composition.At first glance, this paintings seem static. Yet a dynamic sense […]
Thinking about two senses of the word ‘gesture’ – researching and developing a new body of work with the help of the a-n Mentoring Bursary 2019.
A bit more detail that could not be included in the live interview, due to time restrictions.
A blog about the 2019 Artists’ International Delegation 2019 to Denmark with 7 other NW England-based Artists. The delegation is part of an ongoing partnership programme between a-n and Manchester-based Castlefield Gallery to support artists’ professional practice.
Site specific art – hand printed lace wallpaper.
Live work creative space.
It may be slightly early to pen a round-up of my year but I’m at a point where I’m reflecting on the Solo Show and exhibitions I’ve been a part of.
In my practice I explore a performative, as opposed to scientific, understanding of ‘lively material’ (cells, viruses and DNA). I am using my a-n bursary to develop content for a sound art workshop that focuses on performative ways of relating to lively material through sound.
This is a blog post about my emerging way of Art or process.
A two-week interdisciplinary residency to focus on my practice at the arts organisation Hospitalfield in Arbroath, Scotland. During this time I will be focusing on developing new artwork for the ongoing project Bummock: Tennyson.
I’m a brand new member
Function/Error is a performative experiment on the impossibility of completing a task due to the health and safety regulations on ladder usage. The impractical safety rules forced a humorous response that involves the performance of a useless action.
How on earth does art get funded…
The blog records the progress of bursary supported action research with artist Ruth Jones, connected to “The Agency of Visible Women” project.
16mm Experiments with Erehwon Lab
Can my socially engaged method of working usefully engage with my local community, artists and organisations?
Reflections on the RESEARCH part of my R&D project, funded by Arts Council England over 2019.
With funding from an A-N bursary I met and interviewed five sculptors working in the field of ceramics.
This year I have launched a new contemporary collection in glass named ‘Molten Landscapes’.
As a multidisciplinary artist, I have begun to merge my two artistic passions, painting and Glassmaking.
a blog about my artist residency at Furzey Gardens, New Forest, Exploring creating new work in response to the environment.
Six months at BilbaoArte supported by an AN Bursary
I’m currently working on a new moving image kindly supported by England Arts Council and London Creative Network (Space studios). This work is taking me back to the Scottish Highlands, where I am using a combination of black and white and hand-coloured analogue footage.
I will spend October 2019 – January 2020 travelling around Europe meeting with and interviewing other artists who explore monetary phenomena through their work. The aim being to: get a better sense of what’s out there in terms of art […]